Fools Rush In (Where Angels Fear to Tread)

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composition date
1940
genre
Pop
songwriter(s)
Johnny Mercer
Rube Bloom
related performer(s)
Glenn Miller

Adapted

The tune was adapted from Rube Bloom’s instrumental, “Shangri-La.” The title came from Alexander Pope’s An Essay on Criticism: Part II.

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